Christy Lincoln

Christy Lincoln MA, LCPC

Licensing & Certifications:

  • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Professional Background

Christy Lincoln, MA, LCPC, specializes in working with adults who have experienced childhood abuse and neglect. She has worked in many clinical settings, including her private practice, for over 20 years. Her areas of expertise include recovery from narcissistic abuse and healing from complex trauma. She teaches psychology at Sauk Valley Community College and Southern New Hampshire University. A zoologist at heart, she lives in rural Illinois with her family.


BA, Psychology and Sociology, Capital University
MA, Feminist Clinical Psychology, New College of California

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Area of Focus:

Christy Lincoln, MA, LCPC, specializes in adult survivors of childhood abuse. With 20+ years’ experience, she focuses on narcissistic abuse recovery and complex trauma healing. She teaches psychology and resides in rural Illinois.

Christy Lincoln utilizes a number of therapeutic approaches, including:

  • Trauma-informed counseling for adults who grew up with mentally ill or personality disordered family members
  • PTSD and Complex Trauma
  • Childhood trauma and attachment wounds
  • Shame and imposter syndrome

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